This configuration has a thicker PolyMem pad and high MVTR film for greater fluid handling capability. MAX dressings are for wounds with heavier drainage or when longer wear time is desired. Use as a combined primary and secondary dressing or as a secondary dressing.
With no film backing, WIC expands within the wound cavity to fill dead space, keeping the wound bed clean and moisturized while absorbing excess fluid. WIC Silver Rope was designed for use in tunneling wounds and has a reinforced mesh to ensure one-piece removal.